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World's oldest living person turns 117

Emma Morano, the world's oldest living person, marked her 117th birthday by blowing out all the candles on her cake.

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Ice rink melts in storm over frozen fish

A Japanese skating rink that froze 5 000 dead fish into the ice has been forced to close after receiving a barrage of criticism.

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When #ShilpaShettyReviews, it goes viral

Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty inspired a meme when she said children should read Animal Farm to learn how to care for animals.

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World's oldest living person turns 117
November 30 2016 at 11:32

Emma Morano, the world's oldest living person, marked her 117th birthday by blowing out all the candles on her cake.

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Ice rink melts in storm over frozen fish
November 29 2016 at 20:27

A Japanese skating rink that froze 5 000 dead fish into the ice has been forced to close after receiving a barrage of criticism.

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When #ShilpaShettyReviews, it goes viral
November 29 2016 at 11:41

Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty inspired a meme when she said children should read Animal Farm to learn how to care for animals.

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Pizza by reindeer in snowy Japan
November 28 2016 at 13:29

Santa Claus is outsourcing his reindeer this holiday season to help deliver pizza for a Domino's outlet in snowy northern Japan.

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PICS: Food fight at annual monkey buffet
November 28 2016 at 13:12

The central Thai town of Lopburi put on a five-star banquet for its hundreds of macaque inhabitants.

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Spanish villagers become beer millionaires
November 25 2016 at 11:41

All 80 residents of a tiny Spanish village are now millionaires - because they live in the birthplace of a beer billionaire.

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Beijing dustbins to get their own QR codes
November 25 2016 at 09:24

Public facilities across Beijing will soon have their own QR codes.

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Grumpy Cat hates social media. Really?
November 24 2016 at 14:37

Grumpy Cat has posted her Top 10 pet peeves on her new blog...

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Near-naked Aussie nabs runaway driver
November 24 2016 at 12:39

A bystander dressed only in underpants helped police arrest an unlicensed driver who crashed and fled.

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Do your exercise... the PM says so!
November 24 2016 at 10:52

Thailand's junta chief has launched an eye-catching project: trimming the waistlines of the kingdom's civil servants.

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